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The American Virtuoso Violin
Elena Urioste, violin
Piotr Gajewski, conductor
Eminent violinist Elena Urioste brings her formidable talent to this concert featuring American works for violin. Signs of Life II, by the late American composer Russell Peck, features lush and invigorating music for string orchestra. Second on the program is the world premiere of Two Lyric Pieces by Steven Gerber, one of America’s most accessible contemporary composers. The evening also includes the late Washington, DC, composer Andreas Makris’s compelling Violin Concerto and Leonard Bernstein’s Serenade, a musical tribute to love’s power.
Peck Signs of Life II
Gerber Two Lyric Pieces (world premiere)
Makris Violin Concerto
A free pre-concert lecture will be offered at 6:45 pm.
|Where||Strathmore 10701 Rockville Pike, North Bethesda, MD 20852 ((5301 Tuckerman Lane))|
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|Price||Starting at $28|
More About Strathmore
Strathmore presents a lively and diverse program of art exhibitions, concerts and performing arts programs, as well as literary lectures and events. Artistic offerings presented in the Music Center include world-class performances by major national folk, blues, pop, jazz and classical music artists.
Strathmore is home to the Baltimore Symphony Orchestra at Strathmore, National Philharmonic, Washington Performing Arts Society, Levine School of Music, CityDance Ensemble, Maryland Classic Youth Orchestras and interPLAY; see the Strathmore website for schedule information. The Prelude Cafe is open for breakfast, lunch, afternoon snacks and pre-concert meals. The Strathmore Tea Room is open on Tuesdays and Wednesdays. Strathmore is accessible from the Grosvenor/Strathmore Metro stop and via car, with a parking structure across the street.
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